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MyMedia: Edit Channel Thumbnail


MyMedia provides the option for a user to edit a channel's thumbnail.  Channels are a way to manage and organize a subset of saved media content into a collection. A channel's collection can be shared to allow viewing by other users by invitation. 


  • University NetID login access to MyMedia.


  1. Open the MyMedia Landing HomePage.
  2. Login with NetID.
  3. Click your NetID user name button to display your MyMedia menu list.
  4. Select My Channels from the drop down menu list.
My Channel page displaying the current channels
  1. Click the channel graphic thumbnail to change or view the collection of media assigned with the channel.
Note: Edit text hyperlink will channel the property settings for the channel.
Display of currently available channels with the UWPCHANNEL
  1. Click the channel thumbnail Upload Thumbnail button.
Upload Thumbnail button
  1. Click the +Choose a file to upload button in the Upload Thumbnail dialog box.
Upload Thumbnail dialog box
  1. Browse for picture file and double click the file to select to open and upload as the new thumbnail.
figcaption>Browse File Upload dialog box using UWPCHANNEL.png as the picture file selected
  1. The Upload Thumbnail dialog box file upload progress bar will display and then display Upload Completed!
Upload Thumbnail dialog box displaying Upload Completed! 
  1. Click the Save  button to save uploaded picture file as the new channel thumbnail.
  2. Channel now has the updated thumbnail displayed.

If you have questions, please contact the ITS Help Desk at 608.342.1400 or  You may also visit the Help Desk on the first floor of the Karrmann Library.

Keywords:Edit My Channel Thumbnail MyMedia Home My Media   Doc ID:53382
Owner:Andrew P.Group:UW Platteville
Created:2015-06-26 15:18 CDTUpdated:2018-11-27 11:33 CDT
Sites:UW Platteville
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